Bradford White

Direct vent propane water heater – no electricity required – 40 000 BTU – 50 gallons

  • Description

    Bradford-White direct vent propane water heater – no electricity required – 40 000 BTU – 50 gallons

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    The perfect propane water heater for off-grid homes and cottages (electricity coming from a solar system).

    Consumes no electricity because it is devoid of a fan and it’s controller is powered by a thermogenerator that creates it’s own electricity with the heat generated by the flame of the pilot light.

    The Direct Vent FVIR Defender Safety System® Models Feature:

    • Bradford White ICON System™—Intelligent gas control with proven millivolt powered technology and built-in piezo igniter. A standard, off the shelf thermopile converts heat energy from the pilot flame into electrical energy to operate the gas valve and microprocessor. No need for external electricity.
      • Enhanced Performance—Proprietary algorithms provide enhanced First Hour Delivery ratings and tighter temperature differentials.
      • Advanced Temperature Control System—Microprocessor constantly monitors and controls burner operation to maintain consistent and accurate water temperature levels.
      • Intelligent Diagnostics—An exclusive green LED light prompts the installer during start-up and provides ten different diagnostic codes to assist in troubleshooting.
      • Pilot On Indication—Flashing green LED provides positive indication that pilot is on.
      • Separate Immersed Thermowell—High-strength advanced polymer composite thermowell provides isolation between electric temperature sensor and surrounding water. No need to drain the tank when removing gas valve.
    • Closed Combustion—All air for combustion is taken directly from the outside. The co-axial vent pipe (pipe inside a pipe) draws combustion air in through the outer pipe, and exhausts the products of combustion through the inner pipe. The co-axial vent pipe at the top of the unit can be rotated for venting flexibility.
    • Reinforced Seals—Seals surround the closed combustion chamber and the FVIR inner door, preventing the ignition of flammable vapors outside of the water heater.
    • Maintenance-Free—The vent piping and the closed combustion chamber with reinforced seals does not require regular cleaning under normal operating conditions.
    • Sight Window—Offers a view into the combustion chamber to observe the operation of the pilot and burner.
    • Factory-Installed Hydrojet® Total Performance System—Factory-Installed Hydrojet® Total Performance System—Sediment reducing device that also increases first hour delivery of hot water while minimizing temperature build-up in tank.
    • Vitraglas® Lining—An exclusively engineered enamel formula that provides superior tank protection from the highly corrosive effects of hot water. This formula (Vitraglas®) is fused to the steel surface by firing at a temperature of over 1600°F (871°C).
    • Cast Aluminum Air Intake Boot—A cast molded air intake boot provides exceptional installation durability.
    • Telescoping Solid Vent Kits—Multiple kits (see reverse side) allow up to 8ft. vertical and 8ft. horizontal vent lengths (horizontal termination only).
    • Flexible Vent Kit—The maximum vent length (horizontal and vertical) can be flexed to 100” (horizontal termination only).
    • Side Connections—3/4″ NPT tappings allow easy connections for space heating applications (Potable water only) (RG2DV50H6N only).
    • Insulation System—2″ (51mm) Non-CFC foam insulation covers surrounds the tank surface, saving energy by reducing the amount of heat loss.
    • Pedestal Base.
    • Water Connections—3/4″ NPT factory-installed true dielectric fittings.
    • Factory-Installed Heat Traps.
    • Protective Magnesium Anode Rod.
    • T&P Relief Valve—Installed.
    • Low Restrictive Brass Drain Valve—Durable tamper proof design.
    • NOx Emissions – Less than 40 ng/J.
  • Additional information

    Weight 86 kg
    Dimensions 1299 × 787 × 787 cm

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